Build Packhouse to Improve Mango Farming, Govt Urged

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Association of Mango Producers Tanzania (Amagro) is concerned about the halt of negotiations between it and the government over the establishment of a packhouse.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Association of Mango Producers Tanzania (Amagro) is concerned about the halt of negotiations between it and the government over the establishment of a packhouse.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Economic Commentator Kachaje to Give Corruption Talk At Conference

[Nyasa Times] Renowned economic commentator Henry Kachaje will make a presentation on the impact if corruption on the economy at the major conference in Malawi where a cross-section of Malawians will be discussing the future of the country at a hotel i…

[Nyasa Times] Renowned economic commentator Henry Kachaje will make a presentation on the impact if corruption on the economy at the major conference in Malawi where a cross-section of Malawians will be discussing the future of the country at a hotel in the commercial capital, Blantyre.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

For the Ogiek, Justice At Long Last

[Citizen] Arusha -It was a moment of joy for scores of members of the Ogiek community who had travelled all the way from the Rift Valley province in Kenya to hear the verdict of the Court on a case they filed years ago against their eviction from their…

[Citizen] Arusha -It was a moment of joy for scores of members of the Ogiek community who had travelled all the way from the Rift Valley province in Kenya to hear the verdict of the Court on a case they filed years ago against their eviction from their ancestral land.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Food Prices May Fall As South Africa Expects Bamper Harvest

[New Era] Windhoek -South Africa, exporting some 160,000 tonnes of white maize annually to Namibia, is forecast to harvest a record 15.6 million tonnes of maize in 2017, double last year’s output after favourable weather conditions lifted yields, the g…

[New Era] Windhoek -South Africa, exporting some 160,000 tonnes of white maize annually to Namibia, is forecast to harvest a record 15.6 million tonnes of maize in 2017, double last year's output after favourable weather conditions lifted yields, the government's Crop Estimates Committee (CEC) said last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Ruling Party’s Wa Jeffrey Dragged to Court Over Careless Remarks

[Nyasa Times] Secretary General (SG) of the governing Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Greselder Jeffrey wa Jeffrey is being sued by Livingstonia Synod’s Church and Society programme over her careless, unfortunate, discriminatory remarks that the Nor…

[Nyasa Times] Secretary General (SG) of the governing Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Greselder Jeffrey wa Jeffrey is being sued by Livingstonia Synod's Church and Society programme over her careless, unfortunate, discriminatory remarks that the Northern Region will never produce a president to rule the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Let’s Get Behind Qatar Ahead of 2022 World Cup Finals

[Citizen] Although football is an area I rarely comment on, the fact is that World Cup politics can go way beyond the game itself. As Qatar prepares to host the 2022 World Cup, a lot has started to happen that deserves some insight.

[Citizen] Although football is an area I rarely comment on, the fact is that World Cup politics can go way beyond the game itself. As Qatar prepares to host the 2022 World Cup, a lot has started to happen that deserves some insight.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Life Is More Than These Daily Battles for Survival

[Citizen] The wish for long life ranks first among human desires. And coupled with it, there is the even grander wish for eternal life, coming sometime later as a reward for having lived well this time around. The glorified wish for living eternally, c…

[Citizen] The wish for long life ranks first among human desires. And coupled with it, there is the even grander wish for eternal life, coming sometime later as a reward for having lived well this time around. The glorified wish for living eternally, cultivated in this world, is not presently accessible, but hidden somewhere beyond the blue.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Boost Social Amenities to Elevate Agriculture

[Citizen] Agriculture is the backbone of Tanzania’s economy, we are often reminded. Yet, it contributes only 30 per cent to the GDP, while providing jobs to 67 per cent the country’s people of employable age.

[Citizen] Agriculture is the backbone of Tanzania's economy, we are often reminded. Yet, it contributes only 30 per cent to the GDP, while providing jobs to 67 per cent the country's people of employable age.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania